Entries by Veggie Fairy

Why farm-fresh food lovers LOVE Seasonal Roots

Don’t just take our word for it — check out what our members have to say! (Got less than 2 minutes? Click here to watch our members talk farm-fresh food on the Seasonal Roots YouTube Channel.) Nothing beats farm-fresh food. And once you have a taste for it, Seasonal Roots is the easiest way to […]

Karla shares her Peach Cobbler Recipe in the News!

Our very own Karla Robinson was featured in the news in Hampton Roads! This time it was to share an easy and delicious recipe for Peach Cobbler using fresh local fruit.  On July 9th, she was asked to share her know-how on WTKR News Channel 3’s Coast Live. Click here to watch Karla’s latest Coast […]

Neighborhood Market Managers share their experience!

Get the inside scoop on local food, home delivery… even family?!! Neighborhood Market Managers are the original Veggie Fairies. (Here’s how they got that nickname!) They’re the critical link connecting local families with local farmers and food artisans. Sometimes Market Managers jump straight into the Veggie Fairy business. Sometimes, like Yvonne, they start out as […]

In the news! Karla shares tips for storing produce

Tips and tricks to max out flavor and nutrients Karla’s tips for storing produce will help you get the most out of your delicious, nutritious, fresh local produce. On June 18th, she was asked to share her know-how on WTKR NewsChannel 3’s Coast Live. Click here to watch Karla’s latest Coast Live interview Karla shared […]

Meet the Dairy Cows of Richlands Creamery

Do you know where your milk comes from? Meet local dairy cows up close and personal at Richlands Dairy & Creamery’s FAMILY FARM DAYS! June 11-13 & June 18-20 Hours on 6/11 & 6/18 (Friday): 1-5pm Hours on 6/13-14 & 6/19-20 (Sat & Sun): 10am-5pm with live music 1-4pm 116 Cox Rd, Blackstone VA Info […]

Tomatoes vs Squirrels and Other Garden Foes

Spoiler Alert: The squirrels won This is a story of tomatoes vs squirrels. It’s a sad story. But it has a suprise happy ending, so read on! I grew up eating fresh-from-the-garden tomatoes. Biting into that sun-filled explosion of fully ripened flavor was one of the great joys of my childhood summers. So delicious! But […]

Summer Mocktails or Cocktails

Summer Mocktail or Cocktail Recipes! It’s hard to beat a cold refreshing drink while enjoying the great outdoors this Memorial Day — or any day! Whether you’re at the beach soaking up some rays or just kicking back on the patio, you’ve got to try these yummy drink recipes. They’re fun, fresh, and actually pretty […]

Donation List from Teacher Appreciation Week

Donation Announcement and Other Shout Outs!  This year, teachers have had to adapt to constant change. And now that teachers are in the final year-end sprint, we know they’re still doing it every day. We so love our teachers! So in early May, we organized a drawing for three lucky teachers to win a free […]